Rachel Lechner, Independent Usborne Organiser

Brer Rabbit and the Blackberry Bush

Brer Rabbit and the Blackberry Bush

First Reading Level 2
Brer Rabbit and the Blackberry Bush

  • The classic tale retold for beginner readers ready to tackle slightly more complicated storylines and sentence structures.
  • Brer Rabbit and Brer Fox are always up to mischief. Now Brer Fox has the perfect plan to stop Brer Rabbit once and for all.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts at the University of Roehampton.
  • Includes several pages of reading-related puzzles.
  • Also available as an English Learner's Edition with CD recordings in British and American English and downloadable worksheets and teacher's notes.

Hardback with ribbon marker:

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Extra information

Key Stage: EYFS/KS1 E; Age 4+

Lexile Measure: 330L

Book Band: 7 - Turquoise

BIC: A3N79

CEFR Level: A1

Hardback with ribbon marker:
ISBN: 9780746096703
32 pages
196 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Louie Stowell

Illustrator: Eva Muszynsk

Press reviews

With just a few words on each page, and attractive, colourful illustrations by Eva Muszynsk, this simple version of the traditional trickster tale has plenty of appeal for young children.
Leicestershire County Council recommended Key Stage 1 Fiction Books


  • Usborne Reading Programme
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